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About the Race
What about this rating stuff for my [insert boat name here]
Is a SSB radio required?
What kind of emergency help will be provided?
What are the most common equipment failures that cause boats to drop out of the race?
Do I need an emergency rudder?
If I have a watermaker, do I need to carry as much water?
How much food should I take?
Is there a limit to the number of entries?
Are the seminars required?
Where should I stay in Hawaii?
Can I sail through the reef at the finish?
Will I have to anchor out in Kaneohe?
What are some "don't miss" attractions in Hawaii?
Do I have to demonstrate my emergency steering?
If I have AIS, do I need RADAR?
What medical problems are likely, after seasickness?
When will my start be?
When will my finish be?
What's the most important item of safety gear?
Can the backup running lights be portable and battery powered?
What's a simple way to secure the companionway?
Does everybody wear their safety harness all the time?
What do you do at night?
Weather and Environment
What about hurricanes?
What about lightning?
What sources can I use for weather data?